Sergeant John Charles ANDERSON

Service No: 403545
Born: Sydney NSW, 5 May 1919
Enlisted in the RAAF: 3 February 1941
Unit: No. 38 Squadron (RAF)
Died: Ground Accident, Egypt, 13 December 1942, Aged 23 Years
Buried: Heliopolis War Cemetery, Egypt
CWGC Additional Information: Son of Frederick John and Mary May Anderson, of Mascot, New South Wales, Australia
Roll of Honour: Mascot NSW
Remembered: Panel 98, Commemorative Area, Australian War Memorial, Canberra ACT

While on leave on 13 December 1942, Sergeant Anderson, a Wireless Air Gunner, fell off Pyramids at Giza, near Cairo and was dangerously injured. He was admitted to hospital and died on the same day.


Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour On-Line Records (RAAF Casualty Information compiled by Alan Storr (409804))
Commonwealth War Graves Commission On-Line Records
Department of Veterans’ Affairs On-Line WWII Nominal Roll
National Archives of Australia On-Line Record A705, 163/87/306

Book Now Book Now